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outpouring

noun

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a flowing or going out
  • an outpouring of affection and support for the high school athlete in need of an organ transplant
  • the soccer team's trip to Italy was funded by an outpouring of cash donations from the public

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outpouring

verb
present participle of outpour

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The first known use of outpouring was in the 15th century

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“Outpouring.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/outpouring. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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